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Weslh Water bolsters green credentials with clean tariff and EIB loan

Weslh Water bolsters green credentials with clean tariff and EIB loan

12 Jul 2017, 11:00

Dwr Cymru Welsh Water has signed a five-year deal with DONG Energy to guarantee the energy it buys from the grid will come from renewable energy sources, as it announces plans to increase its own generation capabilities to supply 30% of its energy needs by 2019.

Sainsbury’s to adopt LED lighting across all UK stores

Sainsbury’s to adopt LED lighting across all UK stores

28 Jun 2017, 12:56

Sainsbury’s has pledged to adopt LED lighting across all of its UK stores in a move expected to cut lighting energy consumption by almost two thirds, while reducing greenhouse gas emissions by 3.4% annually.

Smart grid project trebles renewable generation on Shetland

Smart grid project trebles renewable generation on Shetland

12 Jun 2017, 11:14

A five-year smart grid project to integrate renewables onto Shetland’s local energy system using large scale storage and new forms of network management has been hailed a success by Scottish and Southern Electricity Networks (SSEN).

M&S turns to storage and more renewables for Plan A update

M&S turns to storage and more renewables for Plan A update

5 Jun 2017, 11:37

Marks & Spencer (M&S) has updated its Plan A sustainability strategy with pledges including delivering half of UK property peak-energy demand flexibly by 2025, using clean and renewable technologies, before reaching 100% renewable electricity by at most 2035.